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Denoted someone hailing from Abano in Spain, a spa town whose name probably is related to the Celtic root ab
Means "priest's street" from Basque abas
"priest" and kale
Means "priest's meadow" from the Basque abas
"priest" and solo
ABREU Portuguese, Galician
Habitational name from the a place called Abreu in the former Minho province in Portugal.
Means "coast", and originally referred to a person who lived there.
From the name of a Basque town, meaning "slope".
Originally denoted someone who was from the city of Alfaro, in La Rioja, Spain.
Means "dweller by the white hill, or dry land", this is found in many a place name in Spain such as Albarado, Castile.
AQUINO Spanish, Italian
From the name of an Italian town near Rome: Aquino, the native town of San Tommaso d'Aquino (Saint Thomas Aquinas)... [more]
Denoted a person from Araya, Spain. This town no longer exists.
ARRIOLA Spanish, Basque
Derived from any of the places named Arriola, from Basque arri
"stone(s)" and -ola
"place of", for example in the provinces of Gipuzkoa and Araba.
Originally denoted a person from Assisi, Italy.
Possibly means "like a fox" in Basque, a nickname for someone who resembled a fox.
Derived from the Latin name Baptista
, which referred to John the Baptist.
From a Basque place name: boli
"mill" and ibar
BUSTO Spanish, Italian
Of locative origin, from the name of towns in Spain and Italy (there are two near Milan in northern Italy: Busto Arsizio and Busto Garolfo, colloquially called Busto Grande "large Busto" and Bustino "little Busto")... [more]
meaning "hair", used as a nickname for a man with a large amount of hair.
Place name meaning "place of goats" from Latin capralis
which is derived from Latin capra
CAPELLO (3) Spanish, Catalan, Italian
"chapel", a place name for someone who lived by a chapel or an occupational name for someone who worked in one.
From Latin castellum
"castle", indicating a person who lived near a castle.
Originally indicated a person from Castile (Castilla
in Spanish), a region (and ancient kingdom) in Spain... [more]
Derived from the name of the town Cuéllar in the Segovia province of Spain.
Derived from the Spanish word cueva
which means "cave", cuevas
Derived from the Basque place name Etxeberria
, which itself is derived from Basque etxe
"house" and berri
Means "a person who lives close to a church" from Basque eleiza
"church" and ondo
Derived from the name of the town Escamilla in the Gualadajara province of Spain.
Derived from the Basque place name Eskarzaga
, which itself is derived from Basque hazkar
Derived from the Basque place name Espartza
, a town in the province of Navarre.
Means "thorn", a name for someone who lived near a thorn bush.
From Spanish espinoso
meaning "thorny", ultimately from Latin spîna
, respectively meaning "spine" and "full of spines, spiny".
Derived from the given name Floro
, Spanish form of the Roman Florus
which meant "flower".
FONSECA Spanish, Portuguese
Originally belonged to a person who lived near a dry spring, from Latin fons
"well, spring" and sicca
From a medieval given name of unknown meaning, possibly related to the Basque word hartz
From the Basque word arratz
"bush" combined with the suffix sta
denoting a place.
Derived from Spanish garza
"heron" (a type of crane).
Habitational name for someone who lived in Gebara, a place in the Basque province of Araba (Álava).
Means "to be happy, to enjoy oneself" from Spanish holger
Means "garden, small orchard" in Spanish, ultimately from Latin hortus
IBARRA Basque, Spanish
Derived from the Basque place name Ibarra
which, in turn, is derived from Basque ibar
Derived from Basque jats
"sorghum". Sorghum is a type of cereal grass.
MACHADO Portuguese, Spanish
Derived from Spanish and Portuguese machado
"hatchet" and denoted a person who made or used hatchets.
From the name of a Spanish city, whose name is derived from the Arabic word for "city".
Habitational name for someone who lived in Obando in Extremadura, Spain.
Originally a name for a dweller on the banks of the Ojeda river.
Means "(dweller by the) elm tree" from Latin ulmus
Originally indicated a person from Okendo, Basque Country.
Derived from the place name Orellana
which, in turn, is derived from Latin Aureliana
Means "golden" in Catalan, originally a nickname for a person with blond hair.
From a Spanish place name (belonging to various villages) meaning "nettle".
Spanish surname coming from the Italian city of Pavia south of Milano... [more]
Means "dweller by a large jutting rock" from Spanish peña
From a nickname meaning "dark", referring to a person with dark hair or skin.
QUINTANA Spanish, Catalan
Means "dweller on a piece of land whose rent is one-fifth its produce" from Spanish and Catalan quintana
RIOS Portuguese, Spanish
Originally denoted a person who lived near a river, from Portuguese and Spanish rios
Topographic name for a person who lived on a riverbank.
Means "dweller by the oak tree or forest" from Spanish roble
which in turn was derived from Latin robur
ROCHA Portuguese, Galician
Habitational name for any one place named Rocha, from the Portuguese and Galician rocha
"rock" or "cliff".
Means "red (haired, complexioned)" from Latin rubeus
Means "red" in relation to hair or complexion from Spanish rojo
ROSA Italian, Catalan
Means "rose" from Latin rosa
, perhaps denoting a person who lived where roses grew or had a rosy complexion.
Nickname for a person with red hair, from Latin rubeus
Originally indicated a person from Salamanca, in western Spain.
Means "(dweller by or worker at) a saltworks" from Spanish salinas
Derived from the name of a town in Spain, ultimately from Latin meaning "new forest".
SANTIAGO Portuguese, Spanish
Spanish and Portuguese place name that described the man who emigrated from any of the several locations so-named, which got their names from the dedication of their church to Saint JAMES
, the patron saint of Spain.
Derived from the name of the Sepulveda valley in the mountains of Segovia, and was originally used to denote people from that region... [more]
Means "dweller on a hill range, ridge" from the Old Occitan serre
SOLER Occitan, Catalan
Denoted a person from any of the numerous places in the area whose names derive from the word soler
meaning "site, plot".
Means "grove of trees, small forest" in Spanish, ultimately from Latin saltus
Derived from a Germanic given name, the first element is unknown, the second element is derived from heri, hari
A name for a person from Terrazas in the Spanish city of Burgos, a place name meaning "terraces".
Originally denoted a person from Trujillo in Cáceres or Trujillo in Seville, Spain.
Probably derived from the name of Urueña, a municipality in the province of Valladolid, Spain.
Means "(dweller in a) meadow", from Spanish vega
VELA (1) Spanish
Derived from a medieval given name Vela
, a reduced form of the Germanic name Vigila
, which was derived from the element wig
From the province of Catalonia in Spain, and means "little rustic cabin"... [more]
Denoted a person from Villalobos, a city in Spain which derives its name from Spanish villa
"town" and lobo
Means "(dweller in a) new settlement" from Spanish villa
"settlement" and nueva
Place name meaning "green farm", from villa
"farm, settlement" and verde
Means "may you live" from the Latin, Catalan and Spanish expression vivas
which was bestowed upon children to bring good luck.
Originally denoted someone who lived in any of the various places in Biscay and Araba called Zabala, which is derived from the Basque zabal
meaning "large" or "broad" and a
, the definite article.
ZAMBRANO (1) Basque
Possibly a habitational name for someone from Zambrana, a town in the Araba province in Basque Country.
Originally denoted a person from Zamora, the name of both a province in Spain and its capital city.
Derived from Basque zuin
"cultivated field" and iga